pseudopolyp

noun
pseu·​do·​pol·​yp | \ ˈsüd-ō-ˌpäl-əp How to pronounce pseudopolyp (audio) \

Medical Definition of pseudopolyp

: a projecting mass of hypertrophied mucous membrane (as in the stomach or colon) resulting from local inflammation

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